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Newfoundland Crash Aftermath #541279

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 17, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Focus of investigation into Thursday's crash of Arrow Air charter flight with 101st Airborne unit aboard in Newfoundland explained, discussed; scenes shown. Details outlined on screen, illustrated. [Test pilot Chuck YEAGER - notes pilot's loss of control under such circumstances.] [Investigator Peter BOAG - cites lack of conclusive evidence.] Federal Aviation Administration reported increase surveillance of Arrow Air.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Defense Department reported denying responsibility for booking Arrow Air; United States Air Force spokesperson said admitting Pentagon doesn't conduct safety inspections of commercial planes used to transport troops. Contd. arrival of victims' remains at Dover Air Force Base detailed; scenes shown.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:03:00

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